Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government hopes to meet its target of allocating 4.5 million hectares of land for agriculture as quickly as possible to ensure sustained production and improved yields.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos has signed an agreement on the Establishment of the Asian Forest Cooperation Organisation and is the 10th country to sign this document.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has told ethnic Lao living in Australia that the Lao government offers special privileges for people of Lao ethnicity planning to visit and contribute to the development of their motherland.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos will hold a special event commemorating traditional khaen music after the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) certified its mellifluous tones as being an intangible part of the world’s cultural heritage.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Few will argue against an opportunity to spend a few days in the countryside. It's often the perfect way to get away from the hustle and bustle and stresses of city life.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - KPMG in Laos have shared tax and legal advice Japanese companies operating or interested in investing in Laos to make sure they understand and comply with the local regulations when doing business here.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) -Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited, a Thailand-based regional airline, has announced an additional non-stop return flight between Bangkok and Vientiane, beginning on March 25.

KHAMMUAN (Vientiane Times/ANN) -Khammuan provincial authorities are monitoring the progress of investment projects in the province in a move to further boost economic growth.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government is planning to speed up implementation of its plans to breed more cattle and buffalo for export, as demand surges for border trade and further afield.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - As they travelled the path to national liberation in 1975, many patriots sacrificed their lives in the fight against foreign aggressors.